| Dec 17, 2009
Blue is the new green, if the billion-or-more box-office predictions come true for James Cameron's first feature since "Titanic" 12 years ago. So. How is it? Does it look like a billion?
It does, yes. But folks, I haven't experienced such a clear...
| Jun 25, 2010
| 1:01 PM
Though it was shown in 3-D in some theaters, that process was added after the movie had been completed, so this remake of the sandals-and-sorcery epic doesn't lose much visually on video.
It also doesn't have Ray Harryhausen's special-effects wizardry,...
| Oct 15, 2010
| 10:42 AM
The most successful movie of all time gets a home-video relaunch in a version sure to satisfy any fan, since it includes director James Cameron's original edition and the recent theatrical rerelease that added eight minutes ... plus an extended cut that...
| Dec 22, 2009
| 7:58 PM
Moviegoers have nothing if not choice and abundance this Christmas, with studios customarily unveiling their Oscar wannabes amid yuletide reverie. Jason Reitman’s Up in the Air, James Cameron’s Avatar and Rob Marshall’s Nine —...
| May 1, 2011
A once-successful toy executive and family man suffering from depression begins communicating through a beaver hand puppet. With Mel Gibson, Jodie Foster and Anton Yelchin. Written by Kyle Killen. Directed by Foster. Summit...
| Sep 9, 2011
| 7:03 AM
"Apollo 18" (PG-13). Supposed "lost footage"-style movie details the mission of Apollo 18. Two American astronauts are sent on a secret mission to the moon, funded by the U.S. Department of Defense. TownMall Cinemas (1:10, 3:20, 5:30, 7:40,...
| Sep 4, 2011
All's Faire in Love
A college football star has to make up for his many absences by working at a Renaissance fair, where he falls for an aspiring actress. With Christina Ricci, Owen Benjamin, Cedric the Entertainer and Matthew Lillard. Written...
| Aug 29, 2011
| 10:00 PM
**1/2 (out of four)
Sure, in 1997 Rachel (Helen Mirren) celebrates the release of her daughter’s book about when Rachel and other Israeli agents took down a Nazi war criminal. However, let’s go to some 30-year-old flashbacks in Berlin...
| Nov 4, 2011
| 10:18 AM
Three characters are split among six actors - Helen Mirren, Tom Wilkinson and Ciaran Hinds in the present day, and Jessica Chastain, Marton Csokas and Sam Worthington in flashbacks - in director John Madden's ("Shakespeare in Love") cleverly constructed...
| Dec 8, 2011
| 3:30 PM
If you purchased a cassette tape with your allowance, you probably remember a time when the phrase “gone viral” wasn’t synonymous with Internet sensation.
In 2011, the phrase has become so embedded in our vocabulary that it is...
| Oct 19, 2011
| 10:00 PM
* (out of four)
Little Texas City, Texas, is mostly populated with pimps, underage prostitutes and other shady characters, including a tattooed thug (Jason Clarke) who’s usually just referred to as “the white guy.” So it’s no...